Saturday, May 9, 2009

Cherry Chocolate Peanut Butter Cereal Treats

A nice change on the classic…dried cherries, natural peanut butter, and semi-sweet chocolate chips with whole-grain cereal!

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  • 1/2 cup local honey
  • 1/2 cup natural peanut butter
  • 7 oz jar of marshmallow crème
  • 6 cups whole-grain cereal (I used Kashi's Heart 2 Heart)
  • 2/3 cup dried cherries
  • 1/3 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • Cooking spray

Combine honey, peanut butter and marshmallow crème in a large pot and heat over medium-low heat until melted, about 2-3 minutes. foodblog 017     Add cereal and cherries and stir to combine until mixture is sticky. Press into a 9 by 13-inch pan sprayed with cooking spray. Scatter chocolate chips on top, gently press in. Let cool, then chill in refrigerator for 30 minutes. Cut into 24 squares.

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Recipe adapted from Ellie Krieger

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Leah said...

I MUST make this!! It looks amazing!

Sara said...

Those look awesome.